Holiday


Report: Holiday E-Commerce Sales Hit $36 Billion

E-commerce

Purchase, NY—For a holiday selling season that is expected to hit an all time high, one channel continuing to show unprecedented … [Read more...]

Harvey Nichols’ Doggone Accessories

Harvey Nichols

London—The folks at Harvey Nichols sure can’t be characterized as having the typical British stiff upper lips.  In its holiday … [Read more...]

Report: Super Saturday Sales Up 5%

Super Saturday Sales up 5%

Chicago–This year the Saturday before Christmas, traditionally one of the busiest days in retail, was truly super.According to … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales End with Fantastic Friday

Holiday Sales

Port Washington, NY--U.S. retailers have been able to improve holiday sales without premature discounting, according to Marshal … [Read more...]

23 Million to Shop Christmas Eve

23 million to shop Christmas Eve

New York—Twas the night before Christmas and all through the stores, shoppers were scurrying for last minute deals—at  least … [Read more...]

Retail Doctor’s RX For Holiday Woes

Holiday shopping mall

Coxsackie, NY—After such a strong showing for holiday retail so far this year—and the estimates that shoppers will be seeking … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Update: November Gains Continue

As Christmas Day approaches, sales continue the uptick that began in November

Purchase, NY—Gifts under Christmas trees this year are likely to have more apparel, accessories and jewelry inside than last … [Read more...]

Online Holiday Spending to Date 12% Increase

Holiday Shopping Online

Reston, VA–While “Free Shipping Day” (Dec. 17) showed at 61% increase over last year as more than 1,500 merchants offered free … [Read more...]

NPD: Top Sellers on Holiday Wish Lists

Wrislets, like these from Coach, have garnered quite a following with sales increasing 25% in the last two years, NPD Group reports.

Port Washington, NY–What's topping fashionistas’ wish lists this holiday? Plenty of accessories and footwear items apparently. NPD … [Read more...]

A Winter Success: Headwear for the Homeless

4th Annual Headwear for the Homeless Event

Chicago--Hats off to the Headwear Association! Why? Because baby it's cold outside!The 102-year-old trade organization … [Read more...]

‘Lost Mitten Club” Solves a Problem Single Handedly

Lost Mitten Club

Dodgeville, WI—During the season when we travel over the river and through the woods, we sometimes lose a single glove or mitten … [Read more...]

Postal Services Report Shipping Peaks

Postal Sevice Reports Shipping Peaks

Memphis and Atlanta—Santa's helpers (FedEx, UPS and the U.S Postal Service) are busier than ever.If the latest shipping and … [Read more...]